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Entry for Strong's #8486 - תֵּמָן

têymân, têmân
tay-mawn', tay-mawn'  
Word Origin
denominative from (03225)
Parts of Speech
Noun Feminine
Word Definition [ Brown-Drivers-Briggs | Strong ]
Brown-Driver-Briggs' Definition

1) south, southward, whatever is on the right (so the southern quarter), south wind

1a) south (of territory)

1b) southern quarter (of the sky)

1c) toward the south, southward (of direction)

1d) south wind

Greek Equivalent Words:
Strong #: 2281 ‑ θάλασσα (thal'‑as‑sah);  3047 ‑ λίψ (leeps);  3558 ‑ νότος (not'‑os);  
Frequency Lists  [ Book | Word ]
Verse Results
KJV (23) NAS (7) HCS (17)
Exodus 5
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 3
Job 2
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 3
Zechariah 2
Exodus 5
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 3
Job 2
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Zechariah 2
Exodus 1
Numbers 3
Deuteronomy 1
Joshua 3
Job 2
Psalms 1
Song of Solomon 1
Isaiah 1
Ezekiel 2
Zechariah 2
n-cfs 9
n-cfs 9
n-cfs 9

Ancient Hebrew Lexicon Definitions

1290) nm (מנ MN) AC: Firm CO: Kind AB: Sure: The pictograph m is a picture of water or other liquid such as blood, the n is a picture of a seed representing continuance. Combined these mean "blood continues". Each species (kind) continues by passing its blood to the following generation, which comes from the parent. Also the idea of strength through the blood. (eng: man; name - a reversal of the letters; animal; omen)

A) nm (מנ MN) AC: ? CO: Portion AB: What: What comes from something else as one kind comes from the same.

Nm) nm (מנ MN) - What: Also who or where. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (26): manna, whosoever, who, whoso, what, instrument, from, of - Strongs: H4478 (מָן), H4479 (מַן), H4482 (מֵן)

Nf1) enm (מנה MNH) - Portion: A set amount. KJV (14): portion, part, belonged - Strongs: H4490 (מָנָה)

Nf2) tnm (מנת MNT) - Portion: What belongs to someone or something. KJV (7): portion - Strongs: H4521 (מְנָת)

B) nnm (מננ MNN) AC: ? CO: Number AB: ?: A numbering of a kind.

ebm) ninim (מינינ MYNYN) - Number: [Aramaic only] KJV (1): number - Strongs: H4510 (מִנְיָן)

C) nma (אמנ AMN) AC: Firm CO: Pillar AB: ?: Something that grabs hold or supports something else. The passing of strength or skill to the next generation. A large group of the same kind are stronger than one.

V) na (אמנ AMN) - Firm: To stand firm as a support. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (111): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Hiphil) believe, assurance, faithful, sure, establish, trust, verify, steadfast, continuance, father, bring up, nurse, stand, fail - Strongs: H539 (אָמַן), H540 (אֲמַן)

Nm) nma (אמנ AMN) - I. Craftsman:One who is firm in his talents. II. Amen:An affirmation of firmness and support. KJV (31): workman, amen, truly, so be it - Strongs: H542 (אָמָּן), H543 (אָמֵן)

Nf1) enma (אמנה AMNH) - I. Sure:What is firm. II. Nourished:One given support through food. KJV (5): sure, indeed, portion, brought up - Strongs: H545 (אָמְנָה), H546 (אָמְנָה), H548 (אֲמָנָה)

Nf2) tnma (אמנת AMNT) - Truth: What is firm. KJV (127): truth, true, truly, faithfully, assured, establishment, faithful, sure - Strongs: H571 (אֱמֶת)

cm) nfma (אמונ AMWN) - Craftsman: One who is firm in his talents. KJV (1): brought up - Strongs: H525 (אָמוֹן)

dm) nfma (אמונ AMWN) - Firmness: KJV (5): faithful, trusting, trusty - Strongs: H529 (אֵמוּן)

df1) enfma (אמונה AMWNH) - Firmness: KJV (49): faithfulness, truth, faithfully, office, faithful, faith, stability, steady, truly - Strongs: H530 (אֱמֻנָה)

gm) nmfa (אומנ AWMN) - Firmness: KJV (1): truth - Strongs: H544 (אֹמֶן)

gf1) enmfa (אומנה AWMNH) - Pil KJV (1): pillar - Strongs: H547 (אֹמְנָה)

pm ) mnma (אמנמ AMNM) - Sure: KJV (9): truth, indeed, true, surely, no doubt - Strongs: H551 (אָמְנָם)

opm) mnmfa (אומנמ AWMNM) - Sure: KJV (5): indeed, surety - Strongs: H552 (אֻמְנָם)

D) nam (מאנ MAN) AC: Refuse CO: ? AB: ?: A strength of the will.

V) nam (מאנ MAN) - Refuse: KJV (41): (vf: Piel) refuse - Strongs: H3985 (מָאַן)

Nm) nam (מאנ MAN) - Refuse: KJV (5): refuse - Strongs: H3986 (מָאֵן), H3987 (מֵאֵן)

H) enm (מנה MNH) AC: ? CO: Number AB: ?: The grouping together and counting of those that are of the same kind.

V) enm (מנה MNH) - Number: To count or number a set of things or people. [Hebrew and Aramaic] KJV (33): (vf: Paal, Niphal, Pual, Piel, Participle) number, prepare, appoint, tell, count, set - Strongs: H4483 (מְנָא), H4487 (מָנָה)

Nm) enm (מנה MNH) - Maneh: A unit of measurement. KJV (8): mene, maneh, pound - Strongs: H4484 (מְנֵא), H4488 (מָנֶה)

gm) enfm (מונה MWNH) - Time: A counting of time. KJV (2): time - Strongs: H4489 (מֹנֶה)

J) nfm (מונ MWN) AC: ? CO: ? AB: Likeness: Those of the same kind, look alike.

if1) enfmt (תמונה TMWNH) - Likeness: KJV (10): likeness, similitude, image - Strongs: H8544 (תִּמֻנָה)

L) nmi (ימנ YMN) AC: ? CO: Right AB: ?: The right hand as the strong hand. The Hebrews oriented direction according to the rising sun therefore, the south is to the right.

V) nmi (ימנ YMN) - Right: To turn or go to the right hand. [df: Nma] KJV (5): (vf: Hiphil) turn right - Strongs: H541 (אָמַן), H3231 (יָמַן)

bf ) nimi (ימינ YMYN) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (139): hand, right, side, south - Strongs: H3225 (יָמִין)

fm) inmi (ימני YMNY) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (33): right, right hand - Strongs: H3233 (יְמָנִי)

if) nmit (תימנ TYMN) - South: The direction the right hand points when oriented toward the rising sun. KJV (23): south, southward - Strongs: H8486 (תֵּמָן)

bfm) inimi (ימיני YMYNY) - Right: The right hand or the direction of the right hand. KJV (2): right - Strongs: H3227 (יְמִינִי)

M) nim (מינ MYN) AC: ? CO: Kind AB: ?

Nm ) nim (מינ MYN) - I. Kind:A category of species. [df: ynm]II. From:[Hebrew and Aramaic; The short form " m " is used as a prefix meaning "from"] KJV (165): kind, among, with, from, since, after, at, by, whether, of, part, before, because, therefore, out, for, than - Strongs: H4327 (מִין), H4480 (מִנֵּי), H4481 (מִן)

AHL Definitions Copyright: ©1999-2020
Jeff Brenner, Ancient Hebrew Research Center Used by permission of the author.
Brown-Driver-Briggs Expanded Definition
 I. תֵּימָן noun feminine Isaiah 43:6 south, south wind, chiefly poetic, P & Ezekiel (literally what is on the right (hand), i.e. as one faces east; see Wetzst Verhandi. d. Berl. Anthrop. Ges. 1878,390) — absolute ׳ת Zechariah 9:14 6t. (׳הַתּ only Zechariah 6:6); תֵּמָן Job 9:9; with ה locative תֵּימָ֫נָה Exodus 26:18 12t.; —

1. a. south, southern quarter of sky, לְתֵימָן Job 39:26 (of flight of bird); of constellations ׳חַדְרֵי ת Job 9:9; ׳סַעֲרוֺת ת Zechariah 9:14 whirlwinds of the south; of territory, the south Isaiah 43:6 (opposed to צָפוֺן), also ׳אֶרֶץ הַתּ Zechariah 6:6 (opposed to אֶרֶץ צָפוֺן); ׳נֶגְכָּה מִקְצֵה ת Joshua 15:1 southward at the end of the south, i.e. in the remotest south (of the land); — see also II. ׳ת.

b. with ה locative toward the south, especially in topograph. description (often with other points of compass), מְּאַת נֶ֫גְבָּה תֵּימָ֫נָה Exodus 26:18 (P), ׳נ׳ת ׳פ Ezekiel 47:19, ׳נֶגֶב ת׳פ Exodus 27:9; Exodus 36:33; Exodus 38:9 (all P), Ezekiel 47:19; Ezekiel 48:28; + צלע side Exodus 26:35, ירך Numbers 3:29 (both P); also Numbers 2:10; Numbers 10:6 (P); וּמִזְרָחָה׳יָ֫מָּה וְצָפֹ֫נָה וְת Deuteronomy 3:27; ה locative in redundant in דֶּרֶךְ תֵּימָ֫נָה Ezekiel 21:2 turn they face southward ("" דָּרוֺם and נֶגֶב).

2 south wind Psalm 78:26 (קָדִים in "" clause), Song of Solomon 4:16 (צָפוֺן in "" clause)

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Gesenius' Hebrew and Chaldee Definition

תֵּמָן see תֵּימָן.

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List of Word Forms
הַתֵּימָֽן׃ התימן׃ וְתֵימָ֥נָה וּלְתֵימָ֖ן וּמִ֨תֵּימָ֔ן ולתימן ומתימן ותימנה לְתֵימָֽן׃ לתימן׃ מִתֵּימָ֞ן מתימן תֵּ֠ימָנָה תֵּימָ֑נָה תֵּימָ֔נָה תֵּימָ֖נָה תֵּימָ֗נָה תֵּימָֽן׃ תֵּימָֽנָה׃ תֵימָ֔ן תֵימָֽן׃ תֵימָֽנָה׃ תֵמָֽן׃ תימן תימן׃ תימנה תימנה׃ תמן׃ hat·tê·mān hatteiMan hattêmān lə·ṯê·mān leteiMan ləṯêmān mit·tê·mān mitteiMan mittêmān tê·mā·nāh ṯê·mā·nāh tê·mān ṯê·mān teiMan teiManah teMan têmān ṯêmān têmānāh ṯêmānāh ū·lə·ṯê·mān ū·mit·tê·mān uleteiMan ūləṯêmān uMitteiMan ūmittêmān veteiManah wə·ṯê·mā·nāh wəṯêmānāh
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